The University of Akron kicked off its volleyball season with two wins over Indiana State and SIU Edwardsville at the SIUE Tournament in Edwardsville, Ill.
The Zips defeated Indiana State 3-2 and Edwardsville 3-0.
Alex Cocklin led the Zips in kills for the day with a combined total of 23.
Jill Paluch combined for 37 digs.
• Kent State University split its two games on Saturday against Robert Morris and Indiana.
The Golden Flashes defeated Robert Morris 3-0 in the morning but fell 2-1 to Indiana later that night.
Biana Cifaldi led the Golden Flashes in kills with a combined 19.
Hannah Herc combined for 22 digs.